Friday, 14 March 2014 12:02

Welfare code up for submissions

THE NATIONAL Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (NAWAC) is seeking public consultation on proposed changes to the Animal Welfare (Dairy Cattle) Code of Welfare 2010.

Published in General News
Friday, 28 February 2014 16:13

Editorial - Call to lead in animal welfare

KILLING bobby calves with hammer blows to their heads should send shivers down the spine of every Kiwi dairy farmer. 

Published in Opinion
Friday, 18 October 2013 14:13

Changes to dairy welfare code

The National Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (NAWAC) says it is addressing concerns about the long-term housing of dairy cattle.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 21 August 2013 08:58

Break tails ‘defies logic’

Breaking tails is absolutely unacceptable and has no place in the New Zealand dairy industry, says Federated Farmers, DairyNZ and the New Zealand Veterinary Association following yesterday's conviction of a dairy herd manager in Ashburton.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 March 2012 16:29

Minister praises animal welfare group

Primary Industries Minister David Carter has praised the primary industry chief executives' animal welfare forum for its contribution to livestock welfare.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 March 2012 11:39

Online conference seeks pain solutions

Massey University's Professor of Animal Welfare Science, David Mellor has just presented a paper to an international conference on laboratory animal science. Nothing unusual you might say, except that in this case Mellor and all the other participants were based at home or at work and not at the conference venue because this was a 'virtual conference'.

Published in Farm Health
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